The opening of the great Rusafa water project at a cost of more than one trillion and 131 billion dinars

08/14/2016
It opened the secretariat of Baghdad, on Saturday, Eau great Rusafa project 910,000 cubic meters at a cost of more than one trillion and 131 billion dinars, and confirmed that the capacity of the project, which amounted to the completion of the second phase, 60 percent will cover the need for the city of Baghdad, and with representatives of the government and parliament pointed to the importance of the project service, and they promised that the importance of opening downplayed the technical, legal and financial problems faced by the project.
The Mayor of Baghdad anniversary Alloush in an interview with (long-Presse), the opening of the water great Rusafa project sidelines, said that "the project of water large Rusafa began in 2009 and the duration of the completion of three years," indicating that "an additional period has been calculated for the company implemented after reluctance in the completion of the project within the specified period, and if you will be held late in the achievement fines. "
She Alloush, that "the first phase of the project, which opened today (yesterday) will cover the need for the city of Baghdad from the water," asserting that "60% of the second phase of the project has been completed so far."
For his part, the company is executing the project director Essam al-Asadi said in an interview with (long-Presse), he said that "some of the problems had hampered the completion of the project has been solved," noting that "the company has been fined sums of money to exceed 3.5% of the time limit set for completion."
In turn, representative of the Prime Minister Mahdi Keywords, said in an interview with (long-Presse), said that "the Rusafa water project is a very important project to provide water to the people of Baghdad," returned to "the reconstruction of areas key issue for the government in many areas of the presence dropped services as a result of wars It passed on Iraq and what we are going through a financial and security conditions. "
To then chairman of the water in the Baghdad Provincial Council Ghalib Zamili said in an interview with (long-Presse), "The project is the production of energy from drinking water of 910 000 m cube at a cost of a trillion and 131 billion and 420 million dinars," adding that "the project faced financial and legal problems, but what concerns us is the completion of an important project for the capital of Baghdad. "
For his part, head of the Baghdad Services Authority Ali Hamidawi said in an interview with (long-Presse), "The legal, financial and technical problems and management had accompanied the completion of the Rusafa water project," noting that "the provincial council deal with it by holding meetings with the Secretariat and the company implemented in order to pressure them to complete the project. "
Turn Services Committee Chairman in the House of Representatives Nazim al-Saadi said in an interview with (long-Presse), "The role of the House of Representatives is the control and follow-up the technical side The other shenanigans shall lie by the relevant departments," stressing that "what is important is starting the Rusafa water project to provide water to the citizens. "
To that member of the Committee of Economy in the Parliament Yahya al-Issawi said in an interview to the (long-Presse), said that "the committees of the economy and the housing in the House of Representatives were had formed earlier in a special committee to deal with the doubts and the obstacles faced by the project," he said, adding that "all the obstacles may It has been overcome and the project was the opening of today (yesterday). "
And opened the Municipality of Baghdad, on Saturday, the great Rusafa water project a production capacity of 910 thousand cubic meters per day, and a total cost of up to more than a trillion and 131 billion Iraqi dinars, after a delay the opening for more than six years.
Production capacity of 910 thousand cubic meters per day and the amount and cost of completion of up to more than a trillion and 131 billion dinars.
The Baghdad Provincial Council stressed, in (July 28, 2016), the presence of the reluctance of the completion of water large Rusafa project, and as pointed out that supposed to complete the project in 2010, which will cost more than one trillion and 131 billion dinars, the Baghdad Municipality announced its willingness to open officially and removing excesses .
The Committee on Parliamentary Integrity, pointed at, (29th October 2015), to the existence of "suspicions of corruption" in the water great Rusafa project, indicating that it had agreed with the curator of Baghdad, on activation and grace company executing a ceiling specific timetable for completion.
The secretariat of Baghdad Ezzat (23 October 2015), delayed the completion of the great Rusafa water project, to the financial problems with the executing company, despite the completion of 98 percent of it.
It is noteworthy that Alasam company carp supervised by the Iraqi businessman, Essam al-Asadi, launched in partnership with the company (and Dkeri Mint) French in 2009, the establishment of water large Rusafa project, and despite the passage of six years to work on the project, but the company executing him refrained for the completion of the remaining part of the project only after the receipt of the last installments of the amount, according to the secretariat of Baghdad.
The capital Baghdad, just like any other Iraqi provinces, suffer large chronic problems in the area of ​​services, such as electricity, drinking water, sanitation and road networks.

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